608 Area Code

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Brief introduction of 608 area code

You tend to wonder where is the call coming from when you see a new area code show up on your phone. Who is calling? Is the call linked with scammers? The area code 608 is a unique area code created for a specific area. To know more about this area code, you might wanna continue reading.

608 area code

What is area code 608?

608 was first put in service January 1, 1955.

Where is area code 608 located?

Area code 608 is located in southwestern Wisconsin and covers Madison, Janesville, and La Crosse. It is the only area code that serves the area.

What is the timezone of area code 608?

The 608 Area Code is located in the CentralTimezone.

What is the major city in area code 608?

Madison, borough (town), Morris county, northeastern New Jersey, U.S. It lies 18 miles (29 km) west of Newark. The borough of Madison includes the communities of Montville, Wood Ridge, and Hopewell Valley. The centre of a greenhouse industry and nicknamed the “Rose City,” it is the site of Drew University (chartered 1868) and the Florham-Madison Campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University. The College of St. Elizabeth (1899) is at nearby Morristown. Sayre House (c. 1745) was General Anthony Wayne’s headquarters during the American Revolution. The community, settled about 1685 and originally called Bottle Hill for Bottle Hill Tavern (rebuilt 1812), was renamed for President James Madison in 1834 and incorporated in 1889. The manufacture of jewelry and textiles is also important to the economy. Pop. (2000) 16,530; (2010) 15,845.

What are some of the local codes near 608?

262 (Kenosha, WI);

319 (Cedar Rapids, IA);

507 (Rochester, MN);

534/715 (Eau Claire, WI);

563 (Davenport, IA);608 (Madison, WI);

641 (Mason City, IA);

651 (St. Paul, MN);

779/815 (Rockford, IL);

920 (Green Bay, WI);

Are there any scams with the area code 608?

Calls from area code 608 is not a scam. However, since there is a large number of 608 numbers user including companies and other businesses, scammers could also be using one. There are situations that they tend to claim that they are from a certain company's customer service team, so that they could gain your trust and answer their questions. Some scammers also leaves a missed call, enable for you to call them back, in which you will be charge for calling or connecting to the number.

Is it true that 608 number is toll free?

Area code 608 is not a toll free number. Both international and local calls applies charges. The rate of the charge varies to the company where you acquired your telecommunication services and other wireless communications services. To know more information with this matter, you may ask the company about this.

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